DAVID HARVEY LECTURE SERIES (updated dates and locations): MARX AND CAPITAL: THE CONCEPT, THE BOOK, THE HISTORY

09/19/2016
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Room C201
MARX AND CAPITAL: THE CONCEPT, THE BOOK, THE HISTORY
A SERIES OF 6 MONDAY EVENING LECTURES IN POLITICAL ECONOMY BY DAVID HARVEY 6:30-8:30 PM NOVEMBER 21ST: THE SPACE AND TIME OF VALUE (Elebash Recital Hall-capacity 189) NOVEMBER 28: USE VALUES: THE PRODUCTION OF WANTS, NEEDS AND DESIRES (rooms C201/C202/C203/C204-capacity 160) DECEMBER 5: BAD INFINITY AND THE MADNESS OF ECONOMIC REASON (rooms [read more»]

11/30: Where do we go from here? Racism, Populism, Fascism and the Future of the Hard Right after the 2016 Election: A Panel Discussion with Abby Scher, Sophie Bjork James, Spencer Sunshine, and Chip Berlet

11/30/2016
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Sociology Lounge, Room 6112
November 30, 2016
6:30 -8:30 pm
Sociology Lounge – 6112 The white supremacist movement and self-described Alt-Right used the Trump presidential campaign to amplify its message and swell its ranks. Neo-Nazis, white nationalists, and militia leaders are celebrating the Trump presidential win as a victory of their own. A panel of experts on right-wing media and movements will discuss [read more»]
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MARX AND CAPITAL: THE CONCEPT, THE BOOK, THE HISTORY

A SERIES OF 6 MONDAY EVENING LECTURES IN POLITICAL ECONOMY BY DAVID HARVEY

September 26th:  Value and Its Monetary Expression

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MARX AND CAPITAL: THE CONCEPT, THE BOOK, THE HISTORY

A SERIES OF 6 MONDAY EVENING LECTURES IN POLITICAL ECONOMY BY DAVID HARVEY

September 19th:  Value and Anti-Value

Book Event: The Civil war in the United States; Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels

12/06/2016
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sociology Lounge, Room 6112
12/6: Book Event: The Civil War in the United States; Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels December 6, 2016
6 -8 pm
Sociology Lounge, Room 6112 Andrew Zimmerman will discuss his new edition of the writings of Marx and Engels on the American Civil War, emphasizing the importance of these writings for thinking about race, class, and revolution today. The [read more»]

11/17: The Tale of Tadmetla: Extracts from The Burning Forest

11/17/2016
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Skylight Conference Room, 9th Floor
11/17: The Tale of Tadmetla: Extracts from The Burning Forest November 17, 2016
6:30-8:30 pm
Skylight Room Nandini Sundar will draw on The Burning Forest to comment on a recent spate of attacks on Adivasi villages by vigilante forces in Bastar. In her new book The Burning Forest: India’s War in Bastar (Juggernaut, 2016), Sundar chronicles how the [read more»]

11/16: Film Screening: Où est la démocratie? Where is democracy?

11/16/2016
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Martin E. Segal Theatre
11/16: Film Screening: Où est la démocratie? Where is democracy? November 16, 2016
6:30-8 pm
Martin E. Segal Theatre Co-producers and directors Marisa Holmes and Bruno Giuliani will be present for a discussion following the screening. In France a crisis of liberal democracy has been happening, revealing the violence of the state underneath. In February this year, under the [read more»]

11/9: Words and Things: Raymond Williams, Late Capitalism, and Keywords for Radicals

11/09/2016
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Room 6112
11/9:  Words and Things: Raymond Williams, Late Capitalism, and Keywords for Radicals November 9, 2016 6:30 – 8:30 pm Sociology Lounge, Room 6112 The Center for Place, Culture and Politics, in Conversation with AK Thompson In Keywords: A Vocabulary of Culture and Society (1976), pioneering cultural materialist Raymond Williams devised a method for revealing how language not only described but also helped to [read more»]